Researchers used a CT scanner to see inside the man’s mouth, and created a 3D reconstruction showing the worn incisors (Source: The Daily Mail).
“Scientists performing CT scans on the head of an Egyptian mummy say they have found one of the worst cases of dental problems ever seen – an a unique treatment to try and treat it.
Researchers CT scanning a 2,100 year old mummy were stunned to find evidence of a sinus infection caused by a mouthful of cavities and other tooth problems.
The also came across a unique find – a cavity filled with linen” – via The Daily Mail.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.